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Writing as craft and magic

Author: Carl Sessions Stepp
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

Writing as Craft and Magic, Second Edition, outlines a compelling approach to conceiving, reporting, organizing, and writing articles for today's media. The book revolves around the central idea that  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Sessions Stepp
ISBN: 0195305779 9780195305777
OCLC Number: 261198947
Description: xi, 258 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface to the Second Edition ; 1. Journalism in a Time of Change ; 2. Writing as Craft ; 3. Writing as Magic ; 4. The Three Qualities of Great Journalism ; 5. The Very Beginning: Ideas and Reporting ; 6. Beginning to Write: Focus and Leads ; 7. Managing the Murky Middle ; 8. Models and Common Story Types ; 9. Mastering the Feature ; 10. Writing for Clarity ; 11. Writing for Drama ; 12. Polishing Your Work ; 13. Multimedia Packaging and Presentation ; 14. Reaching Higher Levels ; 15. Learning with Others
Responsibility: Carl Sessions Stepp.
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FINALLY * a textbook on writing that's not a textbook but a real source of practical advice! * I'm a huge fan of this book. . . . Stepp's work manages to communicate the more mysterious nature of Read more...

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